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Health Tip: Understand Your Risk of Heart Disease
1 in 4 Stroke Survivors Suffers From PTSD, Study Finds
200,000 Heart Disease, Stroke Deaths Could Be Prevented: CDC
5 Percent of U.S. Kids 'Severely Obese,' Experts Warn
A Honey of a Heart Condition
Abdominal Fat Linked to Raised Heart, Cancer Risks
Added Sugar in Diet Tied to Death Risk From Heart Trouble
Advanced Heart Failure Still Kills 1 in 3 Within Three Years: Study
Age Amplifies Damage From Obesity, Study Finds
Age, Other Illnesses May Make Prostate Cancer Treatment Unnecessary
Air Pollution May Speed Hardening of Arteries
All-in-One Pill May Be Effective Treatment for Heart Care
Alzheimer's Drugs May Benefit Heart, Study Finds
Americans Still Eat Too Much Salt: CDC
Antibiotic Azithromycin Won't Harm Healthy Hearts: Study
Antidepressants May Be Helpful for Some Heart Patients: Study
Antidepressants May Hasten Bypass Recovery, Study Finds
Antidote Might Reverse Complication From Blood Thinner Pradaxa
Anxiety Tied to Stroke Risk in Study
As Body Weight Rises, So Do Health Costs, Study Finds
As Years Spent Obese Rise, So Do Heart Risks
Avoidance of Hormone Therapy May Have Harmed Hysterectomy Patients: Study
Beans, Lentils, Peas: Your Recipe for Lower Cholesterol?
Blacks With Certain Gene Need Lower Doses of Warfarin: Study
Blood Test Shows Promise for Gauging Heart Attack Risk After Chest Pain
Blood Thinner Dangerous for Patients With Artificial Heart Valves, Study Finds
Blood Thinners Now Recommended for People With Irregular Heartbeat
Blood Transfusions May Mean Fewer Strokes in Kids With Sickle Cell Disease
Brain Injury May Raise Stroke Risk
Brain-Training Device May Ease Stroke Paralysis
Brush Your Teeth, Help Save Your Heart?
Can Diet Soft Drinks Contribute to Heart Trouble in Women?
Can Marathons Temporarily Hurt the Heart?
Can Vitamin C Ward Off Stroke?
CDC Salt Guidelines Too Low for Good Health, Study Suggests
CDC to Launch Latest Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaign
Certain COPD Meds Might Raise Heart Risks, Study Says
Certain Prescription Painkillers Tied to Higher Risk of Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Certain Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs May Also Protect Patients' Hearts, Studies Find
Chest Pain Less Common in Female Heart Patients: Study
Cholesterol Drugs Linked to Muscle, Joint Problems: Study
Cholesterol Drugs May Boost Your Gums' Health, Too
Chronic Exposure to Airplane Noise Might Harm the Heart: Study
Cocaine Use Spurs Steep, Short-Term Rise in Stroke Risk: Study
College Football Players Have Stiffer Arteries, Study Finds
Common Blood Pressure Drugs Tied to Lower Risk of Alzheimer's: Study
Common Heart Meds May Boost Recovery From Non-Cardiac Surgeries
Control of Heart Risks May Vary Among Outpatient Practices
Controlling Blood Pressure, Cholesterol May Not Boost Brain Health for Diabetics
Coordinated Care Helps Elderly With Chronic Diseases
COPD Tied to Tiny Brain Bleeds, Study Finds
Cost of Treating Strokes in U.S. Could Soar to $180B Annually by 2030: Report
Costlier Heart Device May Not Be Worth It, Study Suggests
Could Obesity Help Older People With Type 2 Diabetes?
Could the Weather Affect Your Stroke Risk?
Could Vaccines Someday Improve Heart Health?
Could You Work the Device That Restarts Hearts?
CPR Underused by Minorities, Study Finds
Crohn's and Colitis May Be Tied to Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
Daily Fish Oil Supplement May Not Help Your Heart: Studies
Death of Partner Boosts Risk for Heart Attack, Stroke, Study Says
Dementia Risk Might Rise for Older Women With Heart Disease
Depression May Be Linked to Heart Failure
Depression May Boost Stroke Risk in Middle-Aged Women, Too
Depression, Antidepressants Tied to Heart Disease, Diabetes Risk in Older Women
Development of New Diabetes Drug Halted by Maker
Diabetes Boosts Stroke Risk for Women, But Not Men: Study
Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults
Diabetes Greatly Raises Younger Women's Heart Risk: Study
Diabetes Treatment Falls Short as Heart Failure Drug in Study
Did Extreme Cola Habit Cause Woman's Irregular Heartbeat?
Diet-Exercise Combo Doesn't Cut Heart Risks in Type 2 Diabetes Patients
Do Heart Patients Get Too Many Cholesterol Tests?
Docs Should Ask Heart Patients About Quality of Life
Docs Urged to Treat Unhealthy Habits Before Damage Is Done
Doctors' Groups Issue New Guidelines on Treating Common Irregular Heartbeat
Does Caffeine in Coffee Perk Up Heart Health?
Drug Combo May Reduce Risk of Second Stroke: Study
Drug for Pulmonary Hypertension Shows 'Modest' Benefit in Studies
Early Clot-Busting Treatment Helps Most Stroke Patients: Study
Early Treatment for Depression May Be Good for the Heart
Energy Drinks Affect Heart, MRI Scans Show
Epilepsy Often Hand-in-Hand With Other Health Problems: CDC
ER Docs Can Tell Difference Between Stroke and Bell's Palsy
ER Visits Common After Seniors' Surgery, Study Finds
Estrogen Levels Tied to Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death in Study
Even in Young Adults, Binge Drinking May Harm Circulation
Even Minor Strokes May Take Years Off Life, Study Says
Even 'Silent' Strokes Can Harm Memory, Thinking
Even Slightly Higher Blood Pressure May Raise Stroke Risk: Study
Even Younger Women With Diabetes May Face Higher Odds for Heart Disease
Every Minute Counts for Stroke Victims, Study Confirms
Every Minute Matters With Clot-Busting Stroke Drug: Study
Everyday Noise Levels May Affect the Heart
Exercise Affects Men's, Women's Hearts Differently: Study
Exercise, Diet May Help 'Pre-Diabetics' Dodge Heart Disease Death
Experts: Don't Waste Your Money on Multivitamins
Exposure to the Metal Tungsten May Raise Stroke Risk
Eye Photography May Reveal Stroke Risk, Study Finds
Eyes Might Be Window Into Common Heart Disorder
FDA Advisers Revisit Heart Risks Posed by Painkillers
FDA Panel Sees No Heart-Safety Advantage With Naproxen
FDA Panel Votes to Change Tight Restrictions on Diabetes Drug Avandia
FDA Renews Warning on HeartStart Defibrillator Failures
FDA to Investigate Diabetes Drug Saxagliptin for Possible Heart Failure Risk
FDA Warns of Heart Risks From Stress-Test Drugs
FDA Will Review Safety of Testosterone Therapy
FDA's New Food Labels Would Focus on Calories, Sugar Content
Few Americans Get Recommended Emergency Stroke Care
Fiber-Rich Foods May Cut Your Risk of Heart Disease
Financial Incentives for Docs May Improve Care
First Trimester Appears Crucial for Baby's Heart Health
Fish Oil Pills Might Cut Diabetes Risk, Researchers Say
Fitness Club Best Place for Cardiac Arrest Survival: Study
Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later
Fitness Linked to Lower Heart Attack Risk in Heart Disease Patients
Fizzy Drugs May Pose a High-Salt Danger, Study Suggests
Flu Season Off to Slow Start . . .
Flu Shot May Lower Stroke Risk, Too
Following Blood Pressure-Drug Schedule May Be Critical to Survival
Fruits and Veggies May Reduce Death Risk, Study Suggests
Gardening, Housework May Help Boost Your Heart Health
Gene May Raise Diabetics' Chances of Heart Disease
Gene Mutation May Explain Heart Disease Risk Among African-Americans
Get Fit in Middle Age to Cut Heart Failure Risk, Study Says
Getting Teeth Pulled Before Heart Surgery May Pose Serious Risks
Giving Magnesium to Stroke Victims Early Not Helpful: Study
Glass of Wine a Day May Ward Off Depression, Study Suggests
Growing Brain Aneurysms More Likely to Burst: Study
Grueling X-Country Ski Race May Affect Heart Rhythm
'Gut Reaction' May Predict Cardiovascular Risk
Head, Neck Injury May Triple Younger People's Risk for Stroke
Health Tip: Being Active With Heart Failure
Health Tip: Choose Heart-Healthy Proteins
Health Tip: Depression and Heart Disease
Health Tip: Do You Need Frequent Cholesterol Screenings?
Health Tip: Opt for Heart-Healthy Holiday Foods
Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Heart Health
Health Tip: Protect Yourself While Clearing Snow
Health Tip: Shop for Heart-Healthy Fruits and Veggies
Health Tip: Smoking Affects Heart Health
Health, Not Age, Affects Benefits of Implanted Heart Device: Study
Healthy Adults Shouldn't Take Vitamin E, Beta Carotene: Expert Panel
Healthy Eating Benefits Heart Failure Patients, Study Says
'Healthy Obesity' Is a Myth, Report Says
'Healthy' Obesity May Still Carry Higher Health Risks
Heart Attack Death Rates Unchanged Despite Faster Treatment, Study Finds
Heart Attack Risk Rises in Hours After Angry Outburst: Study
Heart Device 'Shock' Anxiety May Hamper Sex Life
Heart Disease Haunted Mummies, Too
Heart Disease No. 1 Cause of Pregnancy-Related Deaths in California: Study
Heart Failure Drug Might Help Reduce Hospitalizations
Heart Infection Causing Fewer Hospitalizations, Researchers Say
Heart Risks Last Beyond Hospital Discharge, Study Finds
Heart Surgery Riskier for Blacks With Peripheral Artery Disease, Study Finds
Heartening Drop in Diabetes Complications Seen Among Seniors
Heart-Healthy Lifestyle May Also Prevent Lethal Blood Clots
Heart-Rhythm Disorder Tied to Higher Risk of Heart Attack: Study
Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks
High Blood Pressure Common, Often Untreated in U.S. Hispanics: Study
High Doses of Common Painkillers May Raise Risk for Heart Trouble
High Smog Levels Tied to Serious Heart Problems
HIV Drugs May Help Protect Young Patients' Hearts: Study
Hobbies Important for Stroke-Victim Caregivers
Hospitalization Rates Soar for Irregular Heartbeat, Study Finds
Hospitals Increasingly Give Powerful Clot-Buster for Stroke
'House' TV Series Leads to Real-Life Diagnosis
How to Quickly Spot Signs of Stroke: Experts
How to Slash Heart Risks Tied to Obesity
Hysterectomy May Not Raise Heart Risks After All: Study
Implanted Monitor May Help Spot Dangerous Heart Rhythm After Stroke
Infections From Tainted Steroids Ranged in Severity: Update
Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids
Infection-Triggered Strokes Deadlier for Blacks, Study Finds
Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults
Iron Deficiency May Raise Stroke Risk
Irregular Heartbeat May Speed Memory Loss in Seniors
Just Cutting Back on Smoking May Not Boost Lifespan
Kcentra Approved to Stop Severe Bleeding in Heart Patients
Keep Your Heart Healthy
Keeping Blood Pressure Low Halves Risk of Second Stroke: Study
Kidney Disease Patients Can Benefit From Exercise: Study
Kidney Injury During Surgery Tied to Risk of Heart Problems
Kids Born With HIV May Face Heart Risks Later, Study Suggests
Kids' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says
Kids Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study
Less Salt Use Tied to Drop in U.K. Heart Deaths
Liver Disease May Raise Risk of Heart Problems: Study
Living in 'Stroke Belt' as Teen May Raise Future Risk
Living Near Fast-Food Outlets Might Boost Obesity Risk
Living Near Heavy Traffic May Harm Kidney Function
Low Blood Sugar Levels May Pose Heart Risks for Diabetics, Review Suggests
Low Breast-Feeding Rate Linked to Early Deaths, Illnesses: Study
Low Testosterone Linked to Possible Heart Problems in Men
Lower IQ, Worse Heart Fitness in Teens Linked to Risk of Early Dementia in Men
Magnetic Brain Stimulation Might Aid Stroke Recovery: Study
Many Hispanic Women Unaware of Heart Disease Risk Factors
Many Patients Getting Needless Heart Test, Study Contends
Many Stroke Patients Don't Call 911, Study Finds
Many Stroke Survivors Resume Driving Without Testing: Survey
Marathon Training Might Boost Heart Health
Marriage Does Help the Heart, Study Finds
Mediterranean Diet Benefits Heart, Even Without Weight Loss: Study
Mediterranean Diet May Counter Genetic Risk of Stroke
Mediterranean Diet May Lower Risk of Clogged Leg Arteries
Men Who Are Obese While Young Can Pay a Price Later
Merck Recalls Cholesterol Drug Liptruzet
Mexican-Americans Fare Worse After Stroke, Study Finds
Migraine With Aura May Be Linked to All Stroke Types
Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women
Mild Hyperthyroidism Tied to Higher Death Risk
Moderate Arsenic in Environment Tied to Higher Heart Attack, Stroke Risk
Moderate Exercise May Cut Women's Stroke Risk
Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble
Monday Best Time for Hospitalization With Heart Failure, Study Says
Money Motivates Weight Loss -- One Step at a Time
Moon's Cycle Tied to Heart Surgery Outcomes: Study
More Americans Getting High Blood Pressure Under Control: CDC
More Doctors Starting to Favor 'Wrist Route' to Heart: Study
More Evidence Ties Obesity to Disability in Older Women
More Research Links Poor Heart Health With Alzheimer's Risk
More Specialists Question Safety of Testosterone Therapy for Older Men
Most Alcohol-Linked Deaths Occur Among Working-Age Adults: CDC
Most U.S. Taxpayer-Funded Heart Studies Take Years to Get Published: Report
Most Women Don't Know Warning Signs of Stroke: Study
Mouse Study May Explain Link Between Clogged Arteries, Immune Dysfunction
Much More Must Be Done to Lower Smoking Rates, Experts Say
New Diabetes Drug Seems Safe for Heart, Study Finds
New Drug Lowers Cholesterol Beyond What Statins Can Do, Study Finds
New Guidelines Aim to Lower Stroke Risk in Women
New Guidelines May Widen Use of Statins
New Knees, Hips May Also Help the Heart
New Study Paints Grim Health Picture for Obese Teens
New Understanding of Racial Disparities and Diabetes
No Need to Screen All Adults for Clogged Neck Arteries, Experts Say
No Proof That 'Blood-Type' Diets Work: Study
Noise, Dirty Air May Be Double Whammy for the Heart
Nonwhites Exposed to More Air Pollution: Study
Nosebleeds Common But Seldom Serious, Study Finds
Obese Kids More Likely to Have Asthma, With Worse Symptoms
Obesity Crisis May Be Fueling Big Jump in Sleep Apnea Cases
Obesity May Shorten Lives By Almost 4 Years: Study
Obesity Rates Triple in Canada
One in 600 Flights Involves Medical Emergency, Study Says
One-Third of U.S. Adults Are Obese, CDC Says
One-Third of Young Stroke Victims Remain Disabled Years After: Study
Opsumit Approved for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Ovary Removal Might Raise Odds for Bone Loss, Heart Disease
Overweight Teens Don't Share in Life-Expectancy Gains: Study
Panel Wavers on Routine Screening for Poor Leg Circulation
Peripheral Artery Disease on the Rise Worldwide
Pets a Boon for the Human Heart, Cardiologists Say
Physical Punishment in Childhood Tied to Health Woes as Adults
Poor Sleep Habits Linked With Chronic Diseases, Study Says
Poor Sleep May Worsen Heart Woes in Women, Study Finds
Positive Attitude Linked to Longer Life in Heart Patients
Preemie Birth May Raise Risk of Adult Heart Trouble
Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk
Pregnant and Obese: Early Deaths Noted Among Offspring
Programming Implanted Defibrillators to React More Slowly Might Be Safer: Study
Prompt Surgery May Be Best for Heart Valve Leak
Psoriasis, Other Medical Conditions May Be Linked, Study Says
PTSD After Heart Attack Linked to Poor Sleep
Quit-Smoking Products Won't Harm the Heart, Review Finds
Quitting Smoking May Help Seniors' Hearts Sooner Than Thought
Racial and Ethnic Differences Seen in Survival, Care Needs With Certain Strokes
Racial Disparities in Deaths After Heart Surgery Tied to Hospital Quality
Raised Risk of Heart Trouble Seen in Celiac Disease Patients
Red Wine Supplement May Block Benefits of Exercise in Older Men
Regular, Vigorous Exercise May Lower Your Stroke Risk
Research Reveals Secret Behind a Steady Heartbeat
Routine Echocardiograms Wouldn't Reduce Heart Events: Study
Scans Uncover Dangerous Hardening of Abdominal Aorta
Scientists Create Blood Vessels in Mice Using Human Stem Cells
Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat
Scientists Make Damaged Heart Cells Healthy Again in Lab Tests
Scientists Probe Dark Chocolate's Health Secrets
Secondhand Smoke in Childhood Thickens Arteries
Secondhand Smoke Tied to Lower 'Good' Cholesterol in Teen Girls
Self-Monitoring Blood Pressure Appears to Improve Results, Study Finds
Should Everyone Over 65 Take a Statin?
Simple Score May Predict Heart Attack, Stroke Risks
Simple Technique Eyed for Diagnosing Irregular Heart Beat
Singing Together Fosters Harmonious Hearts
Single Gene May Predict Mental Decline After Heart Surgery
Skipping Breakfast a Recipe for Heart Disease, Study Finds
Sleep Apnea May Boost Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death
'Smart' Pacemakers May Protect Heart From Further Damage
Smog Linked to Higher Heart Attack Risk
Smoke-Free Policies May Protect the Heart
Soaring Prices, Not Demand, Behind Massive Hike in U.S. Health Spending
Some Birth Defects in the Heart Present Infection Risk, Study Finds
Space Travel Alters Shape of Human Heart, Study Reports
Sports May Be OK With Defibrillator, Study Says
Start Heart-Healthy Lessons in Childhood, Expert Says
Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Cataracts in Study
Statins Plus Certain Antibiotics May Set Off Toxic Reaction: Study
Stem Cells Show Promise for Stroke Recovery
Stenting of Neck Arteries Tied to Higher Stroke Risk in Seniors
'Stress Gene' Might Raise Odds for Heart Attack, Death, Study Shows
Stroke Affecting Younger People Worldwide, Study Shows
Stroke Can Cause Sleep Apnea in Some Patients
Stroke Often Missed in ERs, Study Finds
Stroke Prevention Tips for Women
Stroke Rates Dropped Over Decade, Study in Texas Finds
Stroke Risk May Be Higher for Chinese People Than Whites
Stroke Risk May Persist Longer Than Thought After Childbirth
Stroke Risk Spikes Shortly After Shingles Episode: Study
Stroke Survivors Deserve Team Care: Statement
Stroke's Aftermath May Be Tougher on Women
Studies Suggest Better Approaches to Staying Clot-Free
Study Adds to Signs Linking HIV to Heart Trouble
Study Compares Heart Risks for 2 Hormonal Regimens
Study Links Americans' Low Fiber Intake to Higher Heart Risk
Study May Help Explain Delay of Heart Disease in Women
Study Questions FDA Warning Against CT Scans for Those With Heart Devices
Study Questions Safety of Common Anesthesia Drug
Study Raises Concerns Over Safety of Implanted Heart Pump
Study Raises Questions About Testosterone Therapy
Study Tallies Risk of Noncardiac Surgery After Heart Stent Placement
Study Ties Daylight Saving Time Change to Rise in Heart Attacks
Sudden Cardiac Arrest May Have Early Warning Signs
Sunny Disposition May Shield You From Heart Problems
Supportive Mate a Good Match for Your Heart
Surgery Might Top Drugs as First Therapy for Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Surgical 'Glue' May Help Repair Sick Children's Hearts
Take Aspirin at Bedtime to Better Protect Your Heart, Study Suggests
Taking Care of Your Heart
Testosterone Therapy Might Increase Heart Attack Risk: Study
Text Message From Your Heart Doc: 'Take Your Medicine'
Think You're Stressed? Maybe You Should Have Your Heart Checked
Tiny Wireless Pacemaker Shows Early Promise
Tongue Piercing Helps Paralyzed People Drive Wheelchairs
Too Few Americans Aware of Their High Blood Pressure: Study
Too Much Fish Oil Might Boost Prostate Cancer Risk, Study Says
Too Much Sitting May Be Harmful for Older Women
Too Much Sitting May Raise Heart Failure Risk for Men
Too Much Testosterone May Be Unhealthy for Older Men
Tragedies Do Cause Broken Hearts, Study Suggests
Training Videos Seem to Boost Brain Activity: Study
Transfusions Risky During Certain Heart Procedures, Study Finds
Transfusions With Heart Surgery Might Raise Infection Risk
Treatment Costs Vary for U.S. Children Born With Heart Defects
U.S. Doctors' Group Labels Obesity a Disease
U.S. Stroke Deaths Fell 30 Percent Over Past Decade
Ultra-Early Treatment Reduces Disability After Stroke: Study
Ultrasound Device May Improve Emergency Stroke Care: Study
Underactive Thyroid and Heart Failure a Bad Combination: Study
Unhealthy Cholesterol Levels Might Raise Alzheimer's Risk
Urine Test May Spot Heart, Kidney Risk in Kids With Type 1 Diabetes
Vegetarian Diet May Help Lower Blood Pressure, Research Suggests
Video Game Teaches Kids How to Spot a Stroke
Vigorous Exertion at Work May Trigger Heart Attacks, Strokes
Vitamin B Supplements May Guard Against Stroke
Vitamin D Deficiency May Be Linked to Heart Disease
Vitamin D Supplements Don't Lower Blood Pressure: Study
Vitamin D Supplements Won't Help Prevent Disease: Review
Walk More to Cut Heart Attack and Stroke Risk, Study Suggests
Walking May Cut Stroke Risk in Older Men
Walking to Work Tied to Lower Diabetes Risk
Warfarin May Up Stroke Risk in Those With Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Warfarin Safe for Kidney Patients With Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Weight Loss Can Combat Irregular Heart Beat, Study Says
Weight-Loss Surgery Cuts Risk for Heart Attack, Death: Study
What to Do When Lightning Strikes
'What's Bad for the Heart Also Bad for the Brain'
When It Comes to Heart Transplants, Size May Matter Most
Whites at Highest Risk for Irregular Heart Rhythm, Study Finds
Wider Waistline May Mean Shorter Lifespan: Study
Wireless Pacemaker Shows Promise in Early Study
With Weekly Exercise, Time Trumps Frequency
Women Face Delays in Heart Attack Care Compared to Men: Study
Women Smokers Face Increased Risk of Lethal Stroke: Review
Women's Chest Pain Unreliable Indicator of Heart Attack: Study
Young Women Less Healthy Than Men Before Heart Attack: Study
Younger Adults Who've Had Shingles May Face Higher Stroke Risk
Your Flu Shot May Also Help Your Heart
Your Stroke Risk Can Shrink With 7 Lifestyle Changes
2 Pre-Surgery Drug Treatments Show Promise Against Aggressive Breast Cancer
80 Percent of Cancer Docs Have Faced Drug Shortages: Survey
After Breast Cancer Surgery, Patient Assistance Programs Can Help
At-Home Drug Errors Common for Kids With Cancer, Research Shows
Avastin Shows Mixed Results Against Different Cancers
Blacks Less Likely to See Cancer Specialists, Study Finds
Blood Pressure Drug Might Boost Chemo Success, Mouse Study Suggests
Bones Benefit From Exercise After Breast Cancer, Study Finds
Cancer, Chemo May Lower Alzheimer's Risk, Study Suggests
Certain Colon Cancer Patients Might Benefit From Aspirin, Study Says
Chemo After Surgery Prolongs Life in Pancreatic Cancer Patients, Study Finds
Chemo for Advanced Breast Cancer Might Be Enough
Chemo Might Give Certain Lung Cancer Patients an Edge
Drug May Help Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
Drug May Work Against Advanced Thyroid Cancer
Early Stem Cell Transplant May Benefit Some Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patients
Eating, Swallowing Exercises May Aid Throat Cancer Patients
Experimental Drug May Boost Leukemia Survival, Without Chemo
First Generic Version of Xeloda Approved
Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment Tied to Higher Risk of Stomach Cancer in Study
Intravenous Vitamin C May Boost Chemo's Cancer-Fighting Power
Kidney Damage a Risk of Some Childhood Cancer Treatments, Finds Study
Many People Not Told Cancer Tests Can Lead to 'Overtreatment'
Money Problems Can Compromise Breast Cancer Care
Most Women Don't Understand Their Breast Cancer Risk: Survey
New Treatment for Aggressive Breast Cancer Shows Some Promise
Newsman Tom Brokaw Has Many Treatment Options for His Blood Cancer
Pregnancy Odds Good for Childhood Cancer Survivors, Study Finds
Surgery With Follow-Up Radiation Best for Tongue Cancer: Study
U.S. Cancer Patients Suffering From Drug Shortages
1 in 5 Americans Goes to the ER Each Year: CDC
Appendix Removal Isn't Riskier on Weekend, Study Says
As U.S. Population Ages, ER Visits Will Lengthen
Avoiding Injury During Winter Sports
Baseballs, Softballs Often to Blame for Kids' Facial Fractures
'Bath Salts' Drugs Led to 23,000 ER Visits in One Year: U.S. Report
Better-Educated Public May Bring More Lifesaving CPR, Study Shows
Bone Doctors May Miss Signs of Domestic Abuse, Survey Finds
Bullet Wounds Kill 8 Percent of U.S. Kids Treated at ERs
Casino Smoking Ban Tied to Drop in Ambulance Calls
Certain Allergies Plus Blood Pressure Meds Could Be Bad Mix
Certain Beer Brands Tied to More ER Visits, Study Finds
Childhood Hazard: Choking on Food Persists
Complications More Likely With Emergency Gallbladder Surgery: Study
Cost, Quality, Accessibility Spur Poor to Choose ER Care
CPR Devices No More Effective Than Hands-On Method: Study
CPR Training Rates Lower in Poor, Rural U.S. Communities
Cross These Dangerous Toys Off Kids' Christmas List, Experts Say
Divorce May Raise Risk of Accidental Death
Docs Use 3-D Printer to Create Lifesaving Airway Device for Infant
Ecstasy Use on Rise Again Among U.S. Teens: Report
Elderly Diabetes Patients on Insulin Most Vulnerable to Low-Blood-Sugar Trouble
ER Visits Tied to Ambien on the Rise
ERs Dispensing More Narcotic Painkillers: Study
ERs Not Curbing Overuse of Antibiotics, Study Reveals
Fewer ER Visits for Kids After Cold Medicine Restrictions
For Children of Teen Parents, Most Injuries Due to Falls: Study
Gasoline Poisonings in Kids Spike During Summer: Study
Health Reform Saving Young Adults Millions for ER Care: Study
Health Tip: Keep a First Aid Kit in the Car
Heart Attack? Doctors Soon May Have an App for That
Helicopter Ambulances May Boost Survival Rates
Homemade Blowgun Darts Pose Choking Dangers for Teens
Hurricane Readiness Tips for Pregnant Women
Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns
Insured Patients May Not Always Get Best Trauma Care, Study Finds
Lawn Mower Injuries Often Caused by Distraction
Lightning Survivor Describes Her Ordeal
Many More Kids Visiting ER for Sports Concussions, Study Finds
Many Suicidal Kids Have Access to Guns at Home: Study
Medicaid Patients Behind Jump in California ER Visits, Study Finds
Medicaid Use May Boost ER Visits, Study in Oregon Suggests
Medical Lessons Learned From the Boston Bombing
Mental Health Services Should Be Part of Emergency Disaster Care: Review
More ERs Treating Headaches With Narcotics, Study Finds
Morphine, Blood Thinner Plavix a Bad Mix for Heart Attack Victims: Study
Nail-Gun Injuries on the Rise Among Construction Workers
No Harm Done From 'Scoop and Run' Police Transport Policy: Study
Popular Cinnamon Stunt Can Have Serious Lung Effects
Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies
Readmission Rates for Children May Not Reflect Hospital Performance
Repeat Drug Overdoses Raise Risk for Hospitalization, Ventilator Care
Rise in U.S. High Chair Injuries Stuns Experts
Seniors With Serious Injuries Often Don't Receive Specialized Care
Sharp Rise in ICU Admissions From U.S. Emergency Rooms
Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders
Simple Steps Can Protect Pets in Weather Disasters
Simple Ways to Prevent Fireworks Injuries
Skipping Meds May Raise Odds of ER Visits for Certain Medicare Patients
Spring Break Drunkenness a Dangerous Tradition
Stocking Epinephrine in Schools Might Save Lives
Study Challenges Myths About Frequent ER Users
Study Links Timing of ER Visit to Prostate Cancer Survival Odds
'Super-Magnets' Pose Rising Threat to Kids, Study Finds
Survival Rates Similar After Accidents, Acts of Violence: Study
'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve
Texting While Walking Often Leads to Injuries: Expert
Toddlers Can Die From Swallowing Parents' Drug Detox Meds
Too Few Kids Follow Bike Helmet Laws, Study Finds
Transfusions During Hospital Transport May Help Trauma Patients Survive
Trauma Center Closures Tied to Higher Death Risk for Injured Patients
Twenty U.S. Kids Hospitalized Each Day for Gun Injuries: Study
Two Studies Highlight Benefits of Electronic Health Records
When Winter Fun Isn't So Fun
Women Less Likely to Get Trauma Center Care After Injury: Study
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